Tag: New Student Orientation

[Video] Webster 2014 Grads’ Advice to Incoming Students

[Video] Webster 2014 Grads’ Advice to Incoming Students

| August 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

It’s a new semester for everyone at Webster University — and a completely new experience for many incoming new students. What advice could they use as they embark on their college journeys? We asked the experts — the graduates who have been through it and earned their Webster University degrees last May at commencement. Watch […]

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Gorloks Giving Back School Supply Drive Aug. 24

Gorloks Giving Back School Supply Drive Aug. 24

| August 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Dear Webster faculty and staff, On Sunday, Aug. 24, Webster University students will participate in Gorloks Giving Back. We will be filling bookbags with school supplies for children in need, to help equip them for a successful school year. Donations will be provided to KidSmart’s Push for Pencils, Missouri’s largest school drive. We would greatly […]

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Video: Forming the ‘W’ at New Student Orientation

Video: Forming the ‘W’ at New Student Orientation

| August 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

It’s become an annual tradition at New Student Orientation at Webster University’s home campus in St. Louis: create and photograph a human “W” in the Quad next to the University Library. In this Vine video (embedded above), you can see how this year’s “W” was done. All weekend, returning students were welcomed back and new […]

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Snapshots: Orientation for a New Year at Webster Geneva

Snapshots: Orientation for a New Year at Webster Geneva

| August 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Fall freshmen, study abroad and transfer students arrived at Webster Geneva last Wednesday to prepare for the kickoff of the 2013-14 academic year. Following welcome speeches given by Geneva director general Willem Jan Hofmans and academic director Ron Daniel, students began a round of orientation sessions while parents learned about “letting go” and were invited […]

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Snapshots: Student Orientation in Vienna, Hua Hin, Bangkok

Snapshots: Student Orientation in Vienna, Hua Hin, Bangkok

| August 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

New Student Orientation kicked off this week for undergraduates and graduates at many Webster University campus locations around the world. Per tradition, new undergraduate students (and faculty) were oriented at the home campus in St. Louis through this weekend. Graduate students were also welcomed by staff tents on their way to their first classes. Students […]

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In Pictures and Tweets: Webster University New Student Orientation

In Pictures and Tweets: Webster University New Student Orientation

| August 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

New undergraduate students at Webster University experienced a whirlwind of activities during New Student Orientation 2012. It was part of a worldwide welcome to new and returning students at Webster campus locations around the world. At the home campus in St. Louis, orientation activities included meeting new roommates and friends, receiving welcomes from their academic […]

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Around the World, Webster Welcomes New and Returning Students

Around the World, Webster Welcomes New and Returning Students

| August 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

In Leiden it starts with muffins and coffee. At Luke Air Force Base in Arizona, pizza and subs are served to students and faculty during the first week. Campus locations in Colorado Springs and Peterson Air Force Base go with root beer floats and nacho bars. Such are the scenes for new and returning Webster […]

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Incoming: New Student Orientation to Welcome Diverse Freshman Class

Incoming: New Student Orientation to Welcome Diverse Freshman Class

| August 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

The sign in front of Webster Hall says it all: Another Webster University school year is just days away! Webster’s New Student Orientation leaders have arrived on the home campus in Webster Groves, and are busy preparing an action-packed, information-loaded and fun program to welcome new students. To date, this year’s freshman class boasts some […]

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